Amnesty report reveals global spike in executions

One-Minute Read
Thu 27 Mar, AT 11:04

Iran and Iraq drove a worldwide increase, while Texas was responsible for 40 per cent of American executions

Relative of Malaysia Airlines passenger cries in Beijing

Mystery surrounds fate of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

One-Minute Read
Sat 8 Mar, AT 11:46

Boeing 777 carrying 227 passengers disappeared off coast of Vietnam

Children of Shanghai cleaners beat UK doctors' kids at maths

One-Minute Read
Tue 18 Feb, AT 09:21

Education minister to visit China to find out why their results are so high in global maths tests

Will China-Taiwan summit lift distant threat of war?

Tue 11 Feb, AT 11:08

Ministers from Beijing and Taipei are holding the highest-level talks in 65 years

H10N8: should we be worried about new bird flu strain?

Wed 5 Feb, AT 15:13

Chinese scientists warn of pandemic after elderly woman died and another infected with H10N8 strain of bird flu

Investing in 2014: the big questions to consider this year

Personal Finance
Fri 17 Jan, AT 12:37

From the fate of the FTSE to China's prospects, what can investors expect over the next 12 months?


Cameron's cronies: PM pays price for press regulation

Mon 2 Dec, AT 09:55
The Mole

Mail attacks PM for taking a 'rum bunch' of mates to China and kowtowing to the Communist regime

Will China's new air defence zone lead to war with Japan?

Talking Point
Fri 29 Nov, AT 11:24

East Asia looks 'an ever more dangerous place', warn commentators, as China sends in warplanes


US bombers make 'direct challenge' to Chinese air zone

One-Minute Read
Wed 27 Nov, AT 13:55

Beijing allows US and Japanese aircraft into its expanded air space, but says it's 'monitoring' them

Investing in China: is it time to join the party after reforms?

Personal Finance
Fri 22 Nov, AT 15:11

President Xi Jinping announced a 'new historical starting point' for economy at Communist Party plenum